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Neelkanth Mahadev

Rishikesh, India
+91 97174 44267
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Mahadev Temple visit

We love the history of Lord Shiva so we decided to visit this temple.The drive from Rishikesh to... read more

Reviewed today
Priya R
Namah Shivaay

Legend says that Shiva rested over here after imbibing the Poison, and his throat turned blue as a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Rishikesh, India
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Reviewed today

We love the history of Lord Shiva so we decided to visit this temple.The drive from Rishikesh to Neelkanth Mahadev Temple was not easy.The roads were really bad and narrow.But the River Ganges view going up was stunning.It was like any other Shiva temple but...More

Thank Priya R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Legend says that Shiva rested over here after imbibing the Poison, and his throat turned blue as a result. The temple is built in South Indian style and the blast of colors and figurines is a welcome distraction from the lush green surroundings .The location...More

Thank Vagusleopus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are heading towards Rishikesh , Neelkanth is must go place. Its a Lord Shiva Temple situated at hill.

Thank shankystud19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very powerful place for all Shiva bhakts. Beautiful location and a must visit when you come to Rishikesh.

Thank ashishgoyal58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Old shiva templ situated foothills the himalayas. Great energy while entering in the temple. But punjabi is not nice.

Thank Kunal B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

How could I fulfill my Rishikesh visit without seeing Neelkant Mahadev. My believe and faith in Lord Shiva brought me here

Thank Gayatri Y
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Its beautiful hindu temle located on mountain. This is shiva temple. Lots of peopls visit frequently on this place.

Thank Maayaahealingschool
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The place is sacred and holy. ( No Arguments) Neelkanth Mahadev is located about 25 kms from Laxman Jhula in a dense and serene forest. Access Roads are well laid. But its narrow. Rash driving by local cabs makes you scary often. Parking facility is...More

Thank KarthikSelvi
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Visit to Neelkanth has to be planned properly keeping following things in mind: 1. Taxi would drop at a farther location so be ready to walk 2. You may see long waiting ques, so plan accordingly 3. Prasad etc are available till last gate so...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Powerfull place for feeling Shiva energy. Small temple about 20 km from Rishikesh better to visit in the morning, before interesting to check story about it.

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Nilakanth P
4 August 2017|
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Response from kaushikdjay | Reviewed this property |
You can go Whether it is raining or not. If you like adventure then the foot trek is a good one otherwise take a shared jeep.
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rashNoida_India
3 July 2016|
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Having travelled through Europe with my family, I would suggest following options:- A. Summers, give you more hours of sunlight, hence more time to see and enjoy the place. Lesser clothes to carry (woollens, rain coats... More
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rashNoida_India
6 June 2016|
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Response from RussRego | Reviewed this property |
Considering that you are traveling with a senior citizen, and would be traveling in the next 2 months (June or July), I suggest you take into account the following: 1. Shivpuri to Rishikesh rafting is a 16Km trip with at... More
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